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Achy Balls During Window Period

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Crohn's Disease extend window? Need a Wooo Hooo

Dr. Bob,Sorry for the 4th email, I don't mean to be a bother, but I am a wreck. Please, need your help. I live in the US, had unprotected vaginal encounter with what most would call a low risk female (married mother of two - but I do not know how...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Your controlled Crohn's disease (no current meds) would not affect the accuracy of your HIV-antibody test or alter the window period duration. In other words: WOO-de-frickin'-HOO!Dr. Bob Read more »

Am I infected?

My partner and I (we're both men) have been together and mutually monogamous for over ten years. ... Read more »

Previous cancer effect on window period

Hi Dr. Frascino,First of all, I'd like to say great job on keeping up with all these responses and... Read more »
The Well Project

What Is HIV?

...Symptoms of HIV infection may show up within two to four weeks of exposure to HIV, and can include fever, swollen glands, muscle aches, or rash. Some people do not notice the symptoms because the symptoms are mild, or people think they have a... Read more »
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Tesamorelin and Excess Deep Belly Fat

...volunteers quit the tesamorelin group than those on placebo. Injection site redness and itchiness were common. Joint pain and general aches and pains were also noted by volunteers. One concern from using tesamorelin is the build-up of... Read more »

An Overview of Ziagen (Abacavir)

...or any two or more of the following symptoms: sudden fever; severe tiredness or achiness; diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, or stomach pain; sore throat, shortness of breath, or cough; or a general ill feeling. These symptoms are listed on a warning... Read more »
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Skeptical about window period

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...developed hardened lymph nodes, chronic shortness of breath, a slimy sour white coating on my tongue, sinusitis, pressure headaches, fatigue, leg aches, weakness and shrinking muscles in my legs, accumulating fat around my torso (despite ... Read more »

Window period

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...immune system wasn't the best because I have allergies. Right now i'm felling pains between my legs, armpits and behind my ears. Periodically around my neck. Should I trust in that 13week test with my bad immune system. I,m scared to go back to... Read more »

Weak Tests & Window Period Myths

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...neck continued throughout starting about a month after the encounter and are still with me now. The latest incident was an ear ache that lasted for 2.5 weeks.... I have NEVER had an ear ache before in my entuire life. I am someone who had 3 sick... Read more »

worried : aches, rash, etc.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...was the sudden joint pain that I got on my ankles and then knee joint (right leg). That's when I got SO scared that my stomach got extremely "sour" and I felt nauseated once while I was out with my friends. I almost threw up. Then my thigh... Read more »